Archive for Tag: active military

Dancer bill would allow active military members, families to keep out-of-state drivers’ licenses

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee on Thursday released Assemblyman Ron Dancer’s bill allowing military service members and their families to keep their out-of-state licenses while temporarily stationed in New Jersey. Dancer’s bill (A325) would exempt active military members and their immediate family from having to transfer...

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Governor signs Dancer resolution designating April as “Military Child Appreciation Month”

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Ron Dancer’s resolution is now official: April in New Jersey is “Military Child Appreciation Month.” Gov. Phil Murphy signed the recognition into law Tuesday. Dancer’s resolution (SJR74/AJR109) also designates the final week in April as “Military Child Appreciation Week.” “Nearly 2 million children in the...

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Assembly passes Dancer resolution designating April as “Military Child Appreciation Month”

TRENTON, N.J. – April is one step closer to being named “Military Child Appreciation Month” in New Jersey. The Assembly on Thursday passed a joint resolution, sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer, calling for that recognition. Dancer’s resolution (SJR74/AJR109) also designates the final week in April as “Military Child Appreciation...

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Rooney introduces bill recognizing ‘Veterans Suicide Awareness & Remembrance Day’

TRENTON, N.J. – Since 2010, the United States has lost more military members to suicide than deaths from the Vietnam War and post-9/11 combat deaths combined. An average of 22 active troops and veterans take their own lives daily. The continued stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide prevents many...

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